Dafinay: 1 definition
Dafinay means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Biology (plants and animals)
Dafinay in Senegal is the name of a plant defined with Lonchocarpus laxiflorus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Philenoptera kotschyana Fenzl (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· African Journal of Ecology (2007)
· Silvae Geneticae (1982)
· Tentamen Florae Abyssinicae (1847)
· Nova Genera et Species Plantarum (1824)
· Bull. Inst. Franc. Afr. Noire (1954)
· Florae Senegambiae Tentamen (1830)
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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
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